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Feature #47765: mgr/dashboard: security improvements

mgr/dashboard: Document new password requirements in the installation documentation

Added by Lenz Grimmer over 1 year ago. Updated 3 months ago.

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New
Priority:
Low
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Category:
dashboard/documentation
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Description

Starting with Ceph Octopus, the Dashboard supports enforcing some minimum password complexity rules. These limitations should be documented, so users are aware when creating new user accounts. In particular, it should be noted that a password:

  • Must contain at least 8 characters
  • Cannot contain username
  • Cannot contain any keyword used in Ceph, e.g. "osd", "host", "dashboard", "pool", "block", "nfs", "ceph", "monitors", "gateway", "logs", "crush", "maps"
  • Cannot contain any repetitive characters e.g. "aaa"
  • Cannot contain any sequencial characters e.g. "abc"
  • Must consist of characters from the following groups:
    • alphabetic a-z, A-Z
    • numbers 0-9
    • special chars: !"#$%& \'()*+,-./:;<=>?@[]^_`|~
    • any other characters (signs)

Related issues

Related to mgr - Feature #25232: mgr/dashboard: Support minimum password complexity rules Closed

History

#1 Updated by Lenz Grimmer over 1 year ago

  • Related to Feature #25232: mgr/dashboard: Support minimum password complexity rules added

#2 Updated by Lenz Grimmer over 1 year ago

  • Description updated (diff)

#3 Updated by Ernesto Puerta 4 months ago

  • Parent task set to #47765

#4 Updated by Lenz Grimmer 3 months ago

  • Tags changed from security, documentation, installation to security, documentation, installation, low-hanging-fruit
  • Category changed from dashboard/usermgmt to dashboard/documentation
  • Priority changed from Normal to Low

#5 Updated by Lenz Grimmer 3 months ago

This is partially documented already here: https://docs.ceph.com/en/latest/mgr/dashboard/#password-policy

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